Monthly Archives: September 2012

US charity program raises funds for disabled Vietnamese children – VOVNews.vn

US charity program raises funds for disabled Vietnamese childrenVOVNews.vn(VOV) – A charity program to raise funds for Vietnamese children with disabilities was organized by the Vietnamese embassy in the US and the Global Community Service Foundation (GCSF) at “Vietnam House” … Continue reading

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Historic souk burns in battle for Aleppo – Financial Times

The Guardian Historic souk burns in battle for AleppoFinancial TimesBy Michael Peel in Abu Dhabi Fighting for control of Aleppo, Syria's biggest city, raged on Sunday after a fire in its historic covered market underscored how deepening civil war is … Continue reading

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Monsters rule box office in “Hotel Transylvania”

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Hotel Transylvania,” a family film about a luxury resort for monsters, scared off competitors at the weekend box office with a chart-topping $ 43 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales, setting a record for the … Continue reading

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Facebook to FTC: Let Us Advertise to Children

The Federal Trade Commission is considering an update to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), a 1998 bill designed to protect children's online privacy. Most of COPPA's regulations are geared toward websites specifically designed for children under 13, such … Continue reading

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Deans capitalise on the China connection

The heads of the country’s top business schools plan to transform their institutions into world-class players, says Della Bradshaw Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Terry watch

THE boos that greeted JT’s first touch at the Emirates confirmed he was in for a rough ride after guilty verdict Sport RSS feed

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International Morse Code, Hand Sending

Principles And Basic Technique For Good, Rhythmic Sending 0f Morse Code By Operating The Hand Key. National Archives and Records Administration INTERNATIONAL MORSE CODE, HAND SENDING Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 … Continue reading

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Another Wave of Bombings Across Iraq – New York Times

The Hindu Another Wave of Bombings Across IraqNew York TimesBAGHDAD (AP) — In another wave of bombings across Iraq on Sunday, insurgents struck Shiite neighborhoods and security forces, officials said, killing at least 26 people. Insurgents coordinated attacks in multiple … Continue reading

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Top 5 Apps Your Kids Will Love This Week

Chris Crowell is a veteran kindergarten teacher and contributing editor to Children's Technology Review, a web-based archive of articles and reviews on apps, technology toys and video games. Download a free issue of CTR here. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! … Continue reading

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HK and Singapore lose hedge fund crown

Hong Kong and Singapore’s role as centres for large hedge funds has declined this year Financial Times – Asia homepage

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